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Should I remove Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Shell Integrated - ENU?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,812
United States Rank #4,998
Reach 0.1080%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.46 days
426.49 days >
Average installed length: 224.09 days


10.0.40219 95.35%
10.0.30319 4.65%

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Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Shell Integrated - ENU

What is Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Shell Integrated - ENU?

The Visual Studio 2010 Shell (Integrated) Redistributable Package contains the runtime binaries that are required to deploy an application that is based on the Visual Studio 2010 Shell (Integrated).

About  (from Microsoft)

The Visual Studio Shell (integrated mode) provides the foundation on which you can seamlessly integrate tools and programming languages within Visual Studio. The Visual Studio Shell (integrated mode) does not contain any programming language, so it provides the perfect foundation to deploy a development environment for...  Read more


The most used version is 10.0.40219, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package is about 534.06 KB (546,878 bytes) when donwloaded.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=133405
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{012D26C3-E12A-3BDA-8ECE-DF14E721A507}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 534.06 KB
Language: English (United States)

How do I remove Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Shell Integrated - ENU?

You can uninstall Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Shell Integrated - ENU from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Shell (Integrated) - ENU, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Shell Integrated - ENU.

Win 10 50%
Win Server 2003 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 49.93%
Windows 7 48.76%
Windows Vista 0.70%
Windows XP 0.56%
Windows Server 2003 0.05%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 18.43%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.55%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.50%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.47%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.89%
Windows 10 Pro 5.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.04% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.04%
  India 4.61%
  United Kingdom 3.94%
  Canada 2.60%
  Iran 2.14%
  South Africa 2.01%
  Brazil 2.01%
  Turkey 1.72%
  Mexico 1.68%
  Australia 1.63%
  Netherlands 1.63%
  Germany 1.47%
  Belgium 1.34%
  Poland 1.30%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.24%
Hewlett-Packard 25.46%
ASUS 9.26%
Lenovo 8.35%
Acer 6.59%
Toshiba 4.91%
Intel 2.88%
Samsung 2.45%
Alienware 0.84%
Apple 0.84%
MSI 0.70%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.00%
ASUS All Series 3.00%
Dell OptiPlex 790 2.67%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 2.67%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.50%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.33%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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